Entrepreneur Workshop Series: Jean-Michel Gauthier – INTERNSME
“How to Build a Winning Team for your Startup”
Entrepreneur Workshop Series, organized by Young Arab Leaders in strategic partnership with Mohammed Bin Rashid Est. for SME Development (Dubai SME) under its educational arm Dubai Entrepreneurship Academy & the Hamdan Innovation Incubator, held its 3rd out of 10 sessions last October 19, 2016 at the Hamdan Innovation Incubator. This entrepreneur-focused series presents unique topics to the startup community with regional mentors & speakers aimed at educating & providing entrepreneurs with tools to launch or scale their businesses.
About the Speaker
Jean-Michel Gauthier is the CEO of InternsME.com, an online platform that connects students & fresh graduates with top employers for internships, traineeships, & entry-level job opportunities. He is actively driving the growth of the company, which has attracted thousands of registered candidates & employers. He has advised hundreds of startups, SMEs & MNCs on best practices to attract, hire, develop & retain millennial talent. Jean also manages Eternal Venture’s fund which has made 3 portfolio investments within its first year of operation. He attended Dubai College in the UAE, followed by a Masters degree from Kings College in London. He founded his first startup in 2007 & successfully launched the world’s fastest PC in the UAE. He has since worked in a number of multinational organizations & in late 2013, structured a shareholder exit of his family retail & wholesale business.